Jessica's Garden
   
  Jessica's Garden is a special place on our church property where we honor and remember all of God's children who were called home before their parents.

To honor a child please DOWNLOAD THIS FORM

and bring it by or mail it to the parish office.

Thanks to Newton's Trophy Corner for their donation of the bronze entrance plaque


Recent "Jessica's Garden" news:

What happened?

Article in the DESOTO-TIMES-TRIBUNE

Article in THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL


Thanks to Landscape Services Group for their donation of the shrubs along the fence line. 

 

The redwood fence along the back of the garden has bronze plaques with the names of these most precious children who now look down upon us from God's loving arms. 

If you have a child whose name  you would like to add to the wall and be a part of "Jessica's Garden" please download this form and bring it by the parish office.

If you are interested in donating to the "Jessica's Garden Fund" please stop by the parish office and drop off your donations.  You can also mail your donation to :

Queen of Peace Catholic Church

8455 Germantown Road

Olive Branch, MS.  38654

Attn: "Jessica's Garden"

All donations are used to offset the cost of maintenance to the garden and assist any family in need  the cost of the bronze plaques with their child's names on it.

For more information about "Jessica's Garden" please contact Leonard Temple via email: leonard@leonardtemple.com Phone: 901-606-1959

 

26 Children are currently memorialized in Jessica's Garden

 Click on the individual plaque to see it full size

Jessica

Anne

Angela

Stacey

John

Seth

Jakob

Howard & Harold

Daniel

Chad

Katherine

Anthony

Brian

Dino

Amanda

Blair

Dianna

Martin

"Baby"

Tyrone

Sarah

Scott & Jack

Gail

Diane

   
 

Groundbreaking Ceremony October 24th, 2010

 

Dedication Service October 22, 2011

 
 

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or CLICK HERE to see al the photos in a slide show

Dedication Service Photos -by Garrett Temple


Jessica's Garden Construction Photos

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or CLICK HERE to see al the photos in a slide show


 

The "Fence Fellas"

Art B., Larry J., Leonard T., Tim S., Tracy L. and Richard S.
(not pictured: Ben M., Gloria M., Tim G., John C.)


The "Curb Crew"

Billy W., Aldo G. and Joe V. (not pictured: Raymond P.)

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Jessica Gresham

What happened?

For more information about "Jessica's Garden" please contact Leonard Temple

via email: leonard@leonardtemple.com

Phone: 901-606-1959